Math Advising Resource Center (MARC)

Welcome!

The Student Learning Centers are online to support you in all of your academics. We care about your success during this challenging quarter!

In-person Tutoring in the MARC

Math Advising Resource Center (MARC)/Business Education Center (BEC): The MARC and BEC will be in a combined center for fall quarter and will offer support to all math courses!

  • Math Tutoring (drop-in for all levels and appointments for business math)
  • Quarter long Graphing Calculator Rental Program (for Math 141 and above)
  • Open study Spaces
  • Computers available
  • Books and Calculators to be checked out for 2 hours

Hours: M-Th 10am – 3pm

Location: The MARC and BEC staff will be located in Building 19 Room 22 (south end of building 19).

To make an appointment: call 253-566-5145 or stop by our center

Tutoring at TCC...together online!

The WTC, BEC, and MARC have joined forces on Zoom.

ONLINE HOURS:

  • Mondays - Thursdays 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fridays 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sundays 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Here is how to find us

Start here by clicking on Tutoring Support at TCC

  • Self-enroll (only first time)
  • Open course (which will be added to your Canvas courses)

TCC’s Online Tutors: Online drop-in and appointment tutoring for all math courses.

Hours: M- Th 10am – 8pm, F 10am – 3pm, Sun 3pm – 8pm

How to access: Follow the link found on Tutoring Support at TCC Canvas page (select “Tutoring Support at TCC” above, then choose link “I want to meet with a tutor in zoom now!” and the “Click Here” link)

Additional support through eTUTORINGLIVE TUTORING

Available MATH support in etutoring: Math (Developmental through Trigonometry, Calculus (all levels), and statistics.

To access eTutoring Platform (free to TCC students):

  1. Click on “eTutoring” button in your class menu in Canvas, using your current TCC login information.
    OR  . . .
  2. Access it through the Portal (go to the top of your Portal Page and hover over the box icon, then select “All Applications” then scroll down to “eTutoring”).

Other Important Information

Resource Returns

If you still have a resource checked out from the MARC (book or calculator), we ask that you keep the resource until our center opens again to students.  After we reopen you will have two weeks to contact us or return the resource before any additional charges or penalties are applied. Please email the MARC marc@tacomacc.edu with questions about returns

Math Advising: Permission Codes/Milestone/Math Advice 

If you need help with any Math Advising you can email the MARC marc@tacomacc.edu

MARC Services

 

Math Advising FAQs

Do you need advice about which math classes to take for your area of study or need help with math placement to get into a math class? Our Math Advising staff can help you with your options.

Contact Information

The MARC front desk marc@tacomacc.edu

Director, Shannon Pressley: spressley@tacomacc.edu

Get paid to help your fellow students

Tutoring is a paid position with a time commitment of 5-12 hours per week. Qualified applicants will have a desire to facilitate the learning of their fellow students, a GPA of 3.0 or higher, a strong recommendation from an instructor in the discipline they are supporting, and previous completion of the course they support with a 3.0 or better.

To apply, visit Careers at TCC and select the job title Tutor, Dedicated Tutor, and Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leader – Pool.